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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 147° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"943.50 miwest0° 03' 14.8"3.72 misouth943.67 mi
24 hours11° 31' 52.4"749.53 mieast1° 43' 13.9"118.34 misouth762.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:36 AM577 km358 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 3:36 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 4:36 AM1832 km1139 miles989 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 2:36 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 2:36 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 2:36 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 2:36 AM1905 km1184 miles1028 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 2:36 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 2:36 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Wake IslandSun 5:36 AM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmEast E
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